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Vivitar DVR548HD

alaTest has collected and analyzed 32 reviews of Vivitar DVR548HD. The average rating for this product is 3.4/5, compared to an average rating of 3.9/5 for other Camcorders for all reviews. Reviewers really like the image quality and size. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably. Many are critical about the design, while opinions are divided on the battery.

price, usability, portability, size, image quality


We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Camcorders the Vivitar DVR548HD is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 77/100 = Good quality.

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 17 user reviews of Vivitar DVR548HD from The average user rating for this product is 3.2/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Camcorders on People are impressed by the size and battery. The portability and usability are also mentioned favorably. Some have doubts about the design.

price, usability, portability, battery, size


65% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the products: VIVITAR DVR 548HD 8Mpix DIGITAL VIDEO CAMCORDER 2.4" TFT FLIP OUT SCREEN BLACKVivitar DVR584HD-PUR-INT Caméscope 2,2'' 5 Mpix VioletVivitar DVR 548HD 8.1MP Digital Camcorder - Red (8.1MP, 2.0" Preview Screen, 4x Digital Zoom) **NEW CAMCORDER**

Expert review by:

Vivitar DVR 548 HD


The Vivitar DVR 548 is an adequate video camera, best suited if you have a younger child that wants to record video. It doesn't deliver the greatest high definition video quality, but does record in HD. If you're interested in a camcorder that does a...

It records high definition video

This camcorder is powered by AAA batteries

The Vivitar 548 makes a perfect gift for a young videographer.

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Great Compact Camers


Perfect size to carry everywhere - sound and picture quality excellent and very easy to use.


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Present for grandaughter


Very pleased so far by what we have seen, appears to tick the boxes for our grandaughter 7 years old. Coupled with a small tripod is fun for recording her dancing and music. Hope she will get good use of it outside the home as the weather picks up.

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Does what it says on the can


My first camcorder and i am very pleased with it.

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good purchase


excellent price very light weight

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not the best


ok for a sunny day but if there is low light the picture is very dark

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A bargain


A super little camera and simple to use

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Not a very good camera


Sadly, this little beautiful camera has really bad quality, battery life is zero, would not recomend it to anyone, better to buy a camera with rechargable battery.

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very good purchase


good value for money. runs on aa batteries which last very well. a lovely light weight camcorder ideal for my daughters 13th birthday and she loves it as its simple to use and videos can be viewed on tv. very happy!!!!!

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not imprssed


the buttons kept sticking when trying to set the date i know you get what you pay for but the items should work


Product Specifications


3 Chip Technic: No
Chip Type:CMOS
Image Stabiliser: No


Digital Input: Yes
Firewire IEEE-1394 Interface: No
USB: Yes
USB Interface: Yes
WiFi Connectivity: No
Wireless Interface: No

General Features

3D: No
Format:Memory Card
Handheld Position:Horizontal
Product Type:Pocket Camcorder
Resolution:High Definition
Type:Pocket Camcorder